Pulmonary

Solbert Permutt Memorial Lecture

Solbert Permutt Memorial Lecture

Posted by  | CME

The Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine invites members of the Department of Medicine to the 2nd annual Solbert Permutt Memorial Lecture on Tuesday, September 13 at 4 p.m. in the Tilghman Room, Turner Auditorium. The lecture will be given by Luciano Gattinoni, M.D., F.R.C.P., guest professor of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care, University of Goettingen,(...)

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Age and Small Airway Imaging Abnormalities in Subjects With and Without Airflow Obstruction in SPIROMICS

Age and Small Airway Imaging Abnormalities in Subjects With and Without Airflow Obstruction in SPIROMICS

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ARTICLE: Age and Small Airway Imaging Abnormalities in Subjects With and Without Airflow Obstruction in SPIROMICS AUTHORS: Carlos H. Martinez, Alejandro A Diaz, Catherine Meldrum, Jeffrey L. Curtis, Christopher B. Cooper, Cheryl Pirozzi, Richard E. Kanner, Robert Paine, III, Prescott G Woodruff, Eugene R Bleecker, Nadia N Hansel, R. Graham Barr, Nathaniel Marchetti, Gerard J Criner, Ella A Kazerooni, Eric A. Hoffman, Brian D Ross, Craig J Galban, Christine T Cigolle, Fernando J Martinez, MeiLan K Han and for the SPIROMICS Investigators JOURNAL: Am J Respir(...)

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U.S. News & World Report Rankings

Posted by  | Administration

On a daily basis we give thanks to the faculty and staff of the Department of Medicine for their contributions to discovery, education and the care of our patients. Today, the publication of hospital and medical specialty rankings by  U.S. News & World Report reminds the world of what you and all of us together(...)

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Hansel and Diette to Lead Children’s Research Center

Hansel and Diette to Lead Children’s Research Center

Posted by  | Patient Care, Research

The National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS) and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency have funded five new Children's Centers to study the negative effects pollutants in the environment have on children. Nadia Hansel, associate professor in the Division of Pulmonary, and Greg Diette, professor in the Division of Pulmonary will lead the Johns Hopkins Center for the(...)

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Eakin Receives President’s Award

Eakin Receives President’s Award

Posted by  | Congratulations, Research

On May 11, Michelle Eakin, assistant professor in the Division of Pulmonary, was honored at an awards dinner with President Daniels to celebrate her winning the 2016 President's Recognition Award for Research that Improves the Health and Well-Being of Baltimore for junior faculty. She received $5,000 to continue her collaborative work with Baltimore City Head Start,(...)

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Hansel to Lead Research Center to Study Environmental Health Disparities

Hansel to Lead Research Center to Study Environmental Health Disparities

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Nadia Hansel, associate professor in the Division of Pulmonary, was recently named the leader of one of five new research centers funded by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to improve health in communities overwhelmed by pollution and other environmental factors that contribute to health disparities. The JHU project, funded by a $1.5 million(...)

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10 Inducted into the Distinguished Teaching Society

Posted by  | Congratulations, Education

Eleven members of our department were elected by the medical student body to be inducted into the Distinguished Teaching Society, a selective new teaching honor society affiliated with the JHUSOM medical student government, JHUSOM Institute for Excellence in Education (IEE) and the JHUSOM Vice Dean for Education that recognizes excellence in clinical medical student teaching(...)

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Johns Hopkins Primary Care Consortium Grants

Johns Hopkins Primary Care Consortium Grants

Posted by  | Research

The Johns Hopkins Primary Care Consortium recently announced that it will fund the following grants involving DOM faculty, fellows and staff: The TEACH Curriculum – Training for Engagement and Advocacy for Community Health Principal Investigator:  Erica Johnson, MD, assistant professor in the Division of Infectious Diseases Co-Investigators:  Manasa Ayyala, MD, fellow in GIM, and Stephanie Nothelle,(...)

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Aggarwal Receives Department of Defense Award

Aggarwal Receives Department of Defense Award

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The Congressionally Directed Medical Research Program (CDMRP) and the Peer Reviewed Medical Research Program Investigator-Initiated Research Award of the Department of Defense has funded Neil Aggarwal, assistant professor in the Division of Pulmonary, and partnering PI Nicola Heller with $1.5 million over 3 years to conduct research relating to Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome (ARDS). ARDS(...)

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Want to Pie Fessler, Ray or Sozio in the Face?

Want to Pie Fessler, Ray or Sozio in the Face?

Posted by  | Education

Henry Fessler, Stuart Ray and Stephen Sozio have been selected to participate in the Johns Hopkins medical students' Relay for Life Pie-in-the-Face fundraiser. This charity event supports the American Cancer Society, and takes place on Friday, April 15 from 5:30-6:30 p.m. in the Armstrong Medical Education Building. During the event, several faculty members will be pie-d in the face in exchange for donations. For every $25(...)

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